October 6, 2016 - 4:09 pm

On November 12th from 12 noon to 4 pm, Indiana Legal Services and Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law will be hosting a direct service event for transgender people seeking help with name and gender marker changes. If you need help changing the...

September 29, 2016 - 4:21 pm

Exciting News! ILS has been awarded a $400,000 grant to provide services to abused senior citizens. From the Indiana Lawyer: “As Indiana’s senior population continues to grow, unfortunately, so has the incidence of abuse,” said ILS Executive Director Jon...

September 15, 2016 - 4:01 pm

          On September 6, 2016, ITT Educational Services, Inc. (ITT) announced that it is closing all of its campuses.  If you are, or were recently enrolled at ITT, you may be eligible to have your federal student loan debts for your ITT education eliminated...

June 22, 2016 - 11:16 am

Our LITC is here to ensure the fairness and integrity of the tax system as it applies to Indiana taxpayers. We have provided free legal aid to many Hoosiers, resulting in resolution of tax liabilities, tax refunds, and the priceless satisfaction of providing...

May 27, 2016 - 2:46 pm

East Chicago Housing Authority Awarded $100K Federal Grant Partners with Indiana Legal Services to Help City Youth For Immediate Release:  May 26, 2016                                     Contact:  Ron Gyure, (317) 829-3082 The East Chicago Housing Authority...

May 24, 2016 - 5:03 pm

Certain legal documents can protect older adults at any income level Growing old is never easy. There are so many...

April 18, 2016 - 4:42 pm

  The Low Income Taxpayer Clinic shares five reasons why filing a tax return is better late than never   INDIANAPOLIS (April 18, 2016)—Some people simply won’t make today’s tax deadline. The Low Income Taxpayer Clinic run by Indiana Legal Services shares five...

April 4, 2016 - 11:52 am

ILS is proud to serve Hoosier military members, veterans, and their families - and now we have a new web page that allows us to do that even better! Please take a moment to visit the Military Assistance Project's new page and learn more about the services we...

February 16, 2016 - 3:04 pm

Many low- or mid-income taxpayers look forward to tax season for one simple reason -- the opportunity to receive a much...

February 4, 2016 - 9:04 am

The IRS is warning about tax preparers who take advantage of innocent taxpayers. The New York Times reports that recent scams are targeted at those who do not speak English as a first language. The Times relays IRS's warning for consumers about tax scams...

January 21, 2016 - 10:07 am

Most people file a tax return because they have to, but even if you don’t, there are times when you should. You may be...

October 27, 2015 - 9:32 am

ILS is honored to receive a grant from the American College of Bankruptcy that will allow us to expand our bankruptcy assistance to more clients in northern Indiana. Please read the details in the posted press release.    

September 15, 2015 - 12:19 pm

Click on the link below to read a terrific article about one of our outstanding managing attorneys!  Mark Robinson is a true leader and has dedicated his many talents to making his community a better place for everyone. We are lucky to have Mark as part of...

September 8, 2015 - 12:05 pm

WHAT IS ABAWD?   For food stamp purposes, an ABAWD is an able-bodied adult without dependents.  Individuals under age 18 and over age 50 are not included.    SHOULD ABLE-BODIED ADULTS WITHOUT DEPENDENTS WHO GET FOOD STAMPS BE CONCERNED?   YES. Beginning July...

July 20, 2015 - 10:45 am

The link below is a great resource for people new to the US.  It is in multiple languages!